The Attic conversions Specialists Henley-on-Thames
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic conversions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic conversions all over Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic conversions over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Henley-on-Thames
Most attic conversions are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Attic conversions Consultation
We offer free attic conversions consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in attic conversions in attic conversions area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen renovation near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
garage conversion near Woodlands, RG9 2
bathroom renovations near Newtown, RG9 1
property refurbishment near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
home improvement near Remenham, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Aston, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Mays Green, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding what the best price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included